More than 150 aircraft reconfigured as mini freighters in 2020

By Damian Brett

Last year a total of 155 aircraft had seats removed in order to transport cargo in the cabin, according to…

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Turkmenistan to take first Airbus jets through A330 freighter conversion

By David Kaminski-Morrow, FlightGlobal

Turkmenistan Airlines has ordered a pair of Airbus A330-200 converted freighters — the first time the central Asian operator has signed…

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DB Schenker expands airfreight charter network to three continents

By Damian Brett

DB Schenker has extended its own-controlled charter network with a route covering America, Europe and Asia. The service was launched…

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Lessor BBAM orders more B737-800 conversions

By Damian Brett

Lessor BBAM will further expand its freighter fleet with an order for six B737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters, with options for…

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ST Engineering clinches five-year cargo MRO contract

By Alfred Chua, FlightGlobal

ST Engineering has signed a five-year airframe heavy maintenance contract with an unnamed air cargo carrier. Under the agreement, ST…

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Cargojet looks to add its first B777 freighters

By Damian Brett

Canadian carrier and lessor Cargojet has raised C$350m to increase its fleet with more B767 freighters and to buy its…

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RVL Aviation expands fleet with Saab freighter

By Damian Brett

RVL Aviation has expanded its turboprop freighter fleet with the addition of a Saab 340B(F) cargo aircraft from lessor Jetstream…

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A last hurrah for the B747 as Atlas orders four more freighters

By Damian Brett

Atlas Air Worldwide has ordered four more Boeing B747-8 freighters, which when delivered will be the last of the iconic…

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Titan Airways enters the A321 cargo market

By Damian Brett

UK charter airline Titan Airways has taken delivery of its first A321 passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversion on lease from BBAM. In…

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AirBridgeCargo’s first B777 freighter enters service

By Damian Brett

The Volga-Dnepr Group has begun operations with its first Boeing B777 freighter, with the aircraft joining the AirBridgeCargo (ABC) fleet….

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